Gears of War 4

Rules are as follows

COMPETITIVE SETTINGS
All Matches will be played on Xbox One.

GAME SIZE
All Matches will be played 5v5.

GAME MODE
All Matches will be played on Gears of War 4’s Escalation game mode.

MAPS
All Games will be played on one of the following 7 Maps:
Forge
Dam
Foundation
Harbour
Impact
Lift
Reclaimed
Administration reserves the right to change Maps at any time.

MAP & HOST SELECTION
Match must be hosted on Neutral Host.
The Higher Seeded Team will choose to act as Team A or Team B during the Map Ban process.
The Map Ban process is as follows:
Team A bans 1 Map
Team B bans 1 Map
Team A picks Map 1
Team B picks Faction for Map 1
Team B picks Map 2
Team A picks Faction for Map 2
Team A bans 1 Map
Team B bans 1 Map
Remaining Map becomes Map 3
Team A picks Faction for Map 3

GAME SETTINGS
The Host & Players will abide by the following settings:

ESCALATION OPTIONS
Fill With Bots: Off
Bot Difficulty: Casual
Round Score Limit: 210
Respawn Escalation: Normal
DBNO Time: 15
Friendly Fire: On
Weapon Respawns: After Pickup
Weapon Tuning: Competitive

5.2 WEAPON SUBSTITUTIONS
None

STARTING LOADOUT
Lancer
Gnasher
Snub Pistol

CHARACTER RESTRICTIONS
Each team is only allowed one iteration of any character on the team at one time irrespective of character skin. For example, “Kait” and “Vintage Kait” would be considered the same character.

Payout –
50% of the prize pool goes to payouts
50% is retained by the venue
(Prize pool split may vary depending on # of entrants)